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The Pulse of Canada
 

 
 

Wind Farms Are Hardly the Bird Slayers They’re Made out to Be. Here’s Why.

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Saturday Stories: Chile, Junk Food, and Opioids

 

 
 

#922 Getting a truck driver to blow their horn

Truckers have the best horns. Those things mean business. They’re loud and thundering and slap you in the face. None of this itty bitty bee-beep business that sounds less like a hatchback telling you the light turned g...

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David Simon Wanted John C. Reilly to Play McNulty on ‘The Wire’

Can you imagine Reilly going up against Stringer Bell?
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Jagmeet Singh Needs to Spend the Weekend at Bernie’s

As the NDP convention kicks off, the party will be hearing from advisors to Bernie Sanders on how to start the revolution.
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Democrats Should Run on Gun Control All Over the Country

Common-sense reform wouldn't just be effective, it's more popular than many candidates realize.
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What It’s Like Studying In a Murder House

When your new job is to show up and take hair samples after an axe murder, you might need a little hands-on preparation.
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Do offshore wind turbines generate noise that is harmful to marine life?

Offshore wind turbine construction makes disruptive noise, but new regulations will help.
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NASA is designing a sub to explore Titan’s methane oceans

The challenges of designing a sub to send to explore Titan’s seas
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Scientist use nanorobots to attack and kill cancer in mice

Nano robots attack cancer and leave healthy cells intact
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The Earth burped lava after being smashed by a dinosaur-killing asteroid

A giant asteroid impact made the Earth leak lava
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Ants treat battleground wounded during termite wars

Ants successfully treat wounds of their injured comrades
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Corruption, bribery and cover-ups – is the sugar story too sweet?

Is our sugar problem really due to corruption and bribery in science?
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We Regret to Inform You That JNCO Is Going Out of Business

So long, JNCO jeans. Your pants were too big for our modern hearts to take.
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The Long, Strange Conservative Obsession with Obama’s Sexuality

After his official portrait was revealed, far-right websites alleged it contained "secret sperm."
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How The Media’s #MeToo Failings Hurt Victims

When reporters are careless, it’s the victims who suffer.
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Ottawa Announces Winners of $950Mln ‘Supercluster’ Competition

         By Henry Stewart

Ottawa has announced the five "industry led" technology groups slated to get a piece of the $950Mln Federal government “supercl...
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If CSA REALLY Under Spent its Budget by $800Mln over 17 Years, it Likely Gave the Money Back to the Treasury

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Federal budgets are sometimes complex creatures which might not be immediate...
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Ask Angela: My morning coffee recipes, Instant Pot reader poll, and more!

I have to say, this blog series is so much fun to put together each week. Even though I reply to your comments and questions a couple of times each day on the blog, making this round-up inspires me to dig a bit deeper and try n...
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West Virginia Candidate Ousted From Hearing for Reading Industry Donors. But Bill She Opposed Just Passed in House.

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#923 Doing anything that makes you sort of feel like a caveman

There’s something about getting in touch with your inner neanderthal that strokes your brain stem just the right way. Accomplishing something caveman-style feels good — a combination of clenched teeth, throbbing ...

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In Trump’s First Year, EPA Is Fining Polluters 49 Percent Less

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I always hated “I Love Lucy.” Now I have another reason.

 
 

 
 

Nobody listens to me… Ban schools, not guns.

I wrote this in 2012 and stand by every word:A survey of popular culture indicates that attitudes about compulsory public education have drastically devolved. Children have always hated school, but the Our Gang kids only &ldquo...
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#924 The fact that glass exists

Grab a handful of sand, heat it up to a few thousand degrees and suddenly, presto change-o, whaddaya got? That’s right, friend: a handful of glass and one severely burned paw. Now, how incredible is the fact that glass...

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Justin Trudeau to join Liberal community celebration of Lunar New Year in Markham

Markham, ON – Justin Trudeau, Leader of the Liberal Party of Canada, will join Liberal MPs, supporters, and community leaders for a celebration of Lunar New Year in Markham on Thursday, February 15, 2018. Thursday, Februa...
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Climate Denier Tim Ball: Trump Approved, But Not Credible Enough To Stand Accountable For Libel

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Judge Dismisses Libel Claim, Climate “Sceptic” Tim Ball Not Credible Enough To Take Seriously

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“A new book suggests the Catholic-born icon was more spiritual than the “beatnik” label suggests”

 
 

Introducing Glow Getter: Entrepreneurs making waves!

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Inside the Toronto Zoo's bison breakthrough

Wood bison at the Toronto Zoo. (Photo: Hannah James/Canadian Geographic) Gabriela Mastromonaco has seen many babies born at the Toronto Zoo, but when her zoo colleagues called her on July 11, 2017 to say that a new wood bi...
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Steve Sailer on “Black Panther” and “the real Wakanda” — Ethiopia